The table below looks at the statistics for Heroku skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Heroku over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Heroku
Rank 217 208 212
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Heroku 10 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.019% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.90% 0.54% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
Heroku
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
345 185 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.96% 3.45% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 257 161 165
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Heroku
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Heroku across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Heroku Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Heroku
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Heroku across the West Midlands region.

Heroku Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Heroku
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Heroku within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 10 £45,000 -
Heroku
England

Heroku
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku.

1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 28 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (92.86%) Web Services
3 21 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 21 (75.00%) Node.js
4 19 (67.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (60.71%) CSS
5 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
6 16 (57.14%) .NET
6 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 16 (57.14%) C#
6 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (42.86%) JSON
7 12 (42.86%) XML
7 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
8 10 (35.71%) PaaS
8 10 (35.71%) Mustache
8 10 (35.71%) GitHub
8 10 (35.71%) Express
8 10 (35.71%) HTML
8 10 (35.71%) Middleware
9 9 (32.14%) TDD
9 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (25.00%) SOA
10 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (25.00%) Degree
10 7 (25.00%) RESTful
10 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (25.00%) New Media
10 7 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library

Heroku
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Heroku also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Heroku. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (75.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 28 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (67.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (35.71%) PaaS
3 10 (35.71%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.00%) Advertising
1 7 (25.00%) Games
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 11 (39.29%) Node.js Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Senior Developer
4 9 (32.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate
7 1 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) Web Services
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
3 16 (57.14%) .NET
3 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 12 (42.86%) XML
4 12 (42.86%) JSON
5 10 (35.71%) Mustache
5 10 (35.71%) Express
5 10 (35.71%) Middleware
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
6 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (25.00%) RESTful
6 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (25.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) TDD
2 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (25.00%) SOA
3 7 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) C#
3 7 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Rackspace